Posts & Articles For Tag "mandatory minimum"

  • What is the minimum sentence for Vehicular Homicide?

    What is the minimum sentence for Vehicular Homicide?

    posted by Robert Rehkemper on Friday, April 14, 2017
    Vehicular homicide by way of operating while intoxicated is the single most severe alcohol-related offense a person can be charged with in the state of Iowa.
  • Is DUI a Criminal Charge?

    Is DUI a Criminal Charge?

    posted by Robert Rehkemper on Friday, March 10, 2017
    In Iowa it's called Operating while Intoxicated, or OWI. Most people refer to them as DUI. But we have the most severe mandatory minimum penalties that go along with a DUI that are higher and more severe than any other misdemeanor offense a person can be charged with in the state of Iowa.